SO, since yesterday I'm in paris, for the first time in my life.
I was and am so excited about all the great shopping opportunities. But the plane air conditioned air didnt do my immune system well, apparently, since I think I must be coming down with a cold !!
My nose is blocked and when I visited the Maison Guerlain I could smell all scents only very faintly.
Derby, what a fougere it is, even the bit I could smell. Soapy, mossy, leathery. Amazing!
Updated 12th March 2011 at 03:08 AM by timaru
Someone posted about "finding that elusive 'sexy' scent." For me, it kind of brought up my first post on this topic again. in a slight twist on what I wrote in the first scent-as-aphrodisiac blog post, this was my reply to that thread:
Even assuming that scents really do have aphrodisiac properties (which I am inclined to doubt — see my blog post here), I wonder if the same one would really work on everybody, don't you?
I mean, my experience is that different
Ok, so wanting something fresh and pretty today I decided to go for Hypnotic Poison Eau Sensuelle again. I love most of the other poisons so I was really excited to get it as a gift and couldn't wait to try it out. My first spritz was a big let down. Its really pretty and by any definition smells 'good' but I found it so dessert-like and it faded so quickly I was starting to scope out friends collections to initiate a swap. Thought I'd revisit today because well I'm desperate and my friends all
Brand: Das Aromatisches Blog
Perfumer: Erik Kormann
Olfactive family: Gourmet -chocolate iris
Olfactive notes: Frankincense, rosewood, coriander, Frambione, musk, patchouli, iris concrete, cardamom, vanilla, tolu balm, coumarin.
Description by the brand: "Cute and Cuddly. An incense perfume that smells a bit like chocolate".
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Its been a Pan type of Day…
The moss on the trees have blossomed to full lush vibrant green, and the sounds of all the melting is a song of release and promise..I think of spring and my thoughts return to the idea of bringing back a past KittyWitch Perfumery favorite..
“Pan’s Pleasure”…with a base of amber, and sandelwood I play with revamping the recipe.. I have been recently intoxicated with vetivert so thats a must.. ohh maybe moss oak, cedar, or deerstounge.. Looking for that deep,